Bright future predicted for canola

The short to medium term outlook for canola is positive.

01 OCT 2021

Agronomy

Bright future predicted for canola
Bright future predicted for canola
Bright future predicted for canola
Bright future predicted for canola

Expert advice on mouse control is critical

Listening to expert advice regarding mouse baiting is crucial to get the best eradication results.

29 SEP 2021

Farm office

Expert advice on mouse control is critical
Expert advice on mouse control is critical
Expert advice on mouse control is critical

Global supply disruptions ratcheting up pressure on inputs

High fertiliser prices look set to remain well into next year.

27 SEP 2021

Agronomy

Global supply disruptions ratcheting up pressure on inputs
Global supply disruptions ratcheting up pressure on inputs

New barley varieties offer a boost to productivity

AGT has released two new barley varieties.

24 SEP 2021

Agronomy

New barley varieties offer a boost to productivity

Safety partnership announced for grain receival sites

GrainCorp and GPA have teamed up to help safety at grain receival sites this harvest.

22 SEP 2021

Agronomy

Safety partnership announced for grain receival sites
Safety partnership announced for grain receival sites

Russian wheat aphids detected in parts of WA

WA grain growers are being urged to check all cereal crops and report any findings of RWA.

20 SEP 2021

Agronomy

Russian wheat aphids detected in parts of WA
Russian wheat aphids detected in parts of WA

Know your soils before you start deep ripping

GRDC has released a series of must-read deep ripping fact sheets.

08 MAR 2021

Soils

Know your soils before you start deep ripping
Know your soils before you start deep ripping
Know your soils before you start deep ripping
Know your soils before you start deep ripping

Growers urged to be proactive on crop disease risks

Grain growers are being asked to think about disease risks in crops prior to sowing.

03 FEB 2021

Soils

Growers urged to be proactive on crop disease risks
Growers urged to be proactive on crop disease risks
Growers urged to be proactive on crop disease risks

Action needed to protect paddocks from wind erosion

Dry and windy conditions can make grain growing land susceptible to wind erosion.

22 JAN 2021

Soils

Action needed to protect paddocks from wind erosion

CSIRO updates carbon tool

CSIRO has updated its LOOC-C farm carbon assessment tool.

09 DEC 2020

Soils

CSIRO updates carbon tool
CSIRO updates carbon tool

Soil research backed by peak grain body

The GRDC is backing new research on calcareous soils.

23 SEP 2020

Soils

Soil research backed by peak grain body
Soil research backed by peak grain body

Micro-nutrient cropping trial under way using recycled batteries

Zinc and manganese from recycled batteries are being used in a cropping trial in WA.

07 SEP 2020

Soils

Micro-nutrient cropping trial under way using recycled batteries
Micro-nutrient cropping trial under way using recycled batteries

BASF announces LibertyLink canola combination

BASF announces new GM canola and herbicide combination.

29 SEP 2021

Weeds

BASF announces LibertyLink canola combination
BASF announces LibertyLink canola combination
BASF announces LibertyLink canola combination
BASF announces LibertyLink canola combination

Combining management strategies is crucial to reduce weed numbers

Cultural weed management strategies and herbicide applications can reduce weed populations.

22 SEP 2021

Weeds

Combining management strategies is crucial to reduce weed numbers
Combining management strategies is crucial to reduce weed numbers
Combining management strategies is crucial to reduce weed numbers

Bayer announces new mode of action herbicide

A new mode of action herbicide from Bayer should be avialaible to use next year in wheat and barley.

30 AUG 2021

Weeds

Bayer announces new mode of action herbicide
Bayer announces new mode of action herbicide

Introduced pests cost Australia billions

Invasive pest animals and plants represent huge costs to Australia.

13 AUG 2021

Weeds

Introduced pests cost Australia billions

New research aims to better remote sensing of weeds

A two-year project will test remote sensing technologies to detect weeds in complex landscapes.

29 JUL 2021

Precision Farming

New research aims to better remote sensing of weeds
New research aims to better remote sensing of weeds

Aussie team advances weed recognition technology

Australian research is helping to develop artificial machine intelligence for weed control.

26 JUL 2021

Weeds

Aussie team advances weed recognition technology
Aussie team advances weed recognition technology

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Get on top of grain storage this winter

With a promising harvest outlook, plan to make sure all on-farm grain storage is in good condition.

18 AUG 2021

Grain Storage

Get on top of grain storage this winter
Get on top of grain storage this winter
Get on top of grain storage this winter
Get on top of grain storage this winter

GrainCorp to boost storage capacity ahead of expected bumper harvest

NSW and Victoria should benefit from a planned grain storage expansion by GrainCorp.

04 AUG 2021

Grain Storage

GrainCorp to boost storage capacity ahead of expected bumper harvest
GrainCorp to boost storage capacity ahead of expected bumper harvest
GrainCorp to boost storage capacity ahead of expected bumper harvest

New silo orders should include a ladder

Grain growers are being urged to consider a ladder with new silo purchases.

19 APR 2021

Grain Storage

New silo orders should include a ladder

Grain growers invited to take part in storage survey

A long-term program is seeking input from grain growers to help with phosphine resistance.

12 APR 2021

Grain Storage

Grain growers invited to take part in storage survey
Grain growers invited to take part in storage survey

Fumigation is important for pest control this summer

Growers urged to check stored grains for pests.

08 FEB 2021

Grain Storage

Fumigation is important for pest control this summer
Fumigation is important for pest control this summer

Managing high moisture grain at harvest

Moist grain is a challenge at harvest but it can be managed.

18 NOV 2020

Grain Storage

Managing high moisture grain at harvest
Managing high moisture grain at harvest